US lumber price is not going back to pre-pandemic levels and will continue to rise next year

The price of lumber is not going back to levels seen before the pandemic and will continue to see a [...]

China’s COVID-19 cases spike puts pressure on timber prices

China's new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases spiked to a near three-month high. In order to prevent the [...]

Swedish sawmill industry expected to break new production records this year

    The Swedish wood products industry is expected to break new production records this year.   [...]

US: Limited supply sends softwood lumber prices higher

Once again for a very unusual time of year, softwood lumber prices firmed up yet more in late October. Sales [...]

New Zealand log export prices to China drop in October due to high shipping costs

CFR sale prices for logs in China are reasonable but extremely high shipping costs continue to adversely affect the New [...]

What role do forest and forest products will play in the COP26 climate summit

The COP26 climate summit in Glasgow focuses on increasing countries' commitments to reduce fossil emissions. What role will the forest [...]

Swedish Setra makes large investments in boosting sawmill production capacity

The boom in the Swedish forest industry provides good conditions for investment, something that Setra is taking advantage of. The [...]

Congo to ban log exports

Democratic Republic of Congo's environment minister said on Thursday the country intends to ban all log exports and implement [...]

High lumber prices making a comeback

High lumber prices in North America are back, even as the industry steps into what is normally a seasonal lull [...]